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Police: Dead NY yacht victims all children

OYSTER BAY, N.Y. (AP) - Police say three bodies pulled out of New York's Long Island Sound after a yacht capsized on the Fourth of July were all children.

The children were 12, 11 and 8.

Twenty-four other people were rescued.

The Coast Guard says the survivors were pulled from the water around 11 p.m. Wednesday, about an hour after the boat went over.

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